Even if the pandemic of the COVID-19 has almost 100 000 cases in the country, the number of new infections in Canada continued its downward trend Tuesday after less than 300 cases.
In the middle of the afternoon, there were 279 new people contaminated with the COVID-19 throughout the country, including 92 in Quebec and 184 in Ontario.
The province has the largest population and accounts for 32 554 cases since the beginning of the health crisis and is continuing its screening campaign. In 24 hours, the public Health authorities in ontario have been able to test 21 of 724 people.
On Tuesday, the toll of deaths in Ontario has increased by 11 new cases, bringing the total in the province at 2538.
In Canada, on the 99 426 cases of new coronavirus since the start of the pandemic, 8213 have lost their battle and it is Quebec that has contributed the most to this sad balance sheet with 5269 deaths, of which 21 recorded on Tuesday.
The province also has 54 146 cases of the COVID-19, with 92 new cases in the last 24 hours.
Elsewhere in Canada, New Brunswick has reported three new cases, all in the region of Campbellton. Two of these cases are health care workers and the other case is related to a person who has had close contact with a reported case.
The situation in Canada
- Québec: 54 146 cases (5269 death)
- Ontario: 32 554 cases (2538 deaths)
- Alberta: 7453 case (151 deaths)
- British Columbia: 2745 case (168 deaths)
- Nova Scotia: 1061 cases (62 deaths)
- Saskatchewan: 683 cases (13 deaths)
- Manitoba: 304 cases (7 deaths)
- Newfoundland and Labrador: 261 cases (3 deaths)
- New Brunswick: 163 cases (2 deaths)
- Île-du-Prince-Édouard: 27 cases
- Yukon: 11
- The North-West territories: 5 cases
- Nunavut: 0 cases
- Canadian returnees: 13 case
Total: 99 426 cases (8213 death)